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MSVPAC event scheduled in Lynchburg

Aug 17, 2016
An MSVPAC event honoring Del. Kathy Byron, Del. Scott Garrett, M.D. and Sen. Steve Newman will be held on Sept. 29, 2016 at Boonsboro Country Club in Lynchburg, VA. Please join us!
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Pamela Chavis, M.D. appointed to state board

Aug 2, 2016
Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced his appointment of Pamela Chavis, M.D. of Crozier, a retired neuro-ophthalmologist and Medical Society of Virginia (MSV) member, to the Board for Hearing Aid Specialists and Opticians. Please join MSV in congratulating Dr. Chavis! Click here to see the full...
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July 1 is coming! Health care laws to go in effect

Jun 30, 2016
As of tomorrow, July 1, 2016, some of the new laws passed during this year’s Virginia General Assembly session will go in effect. Please remember to start following these laws. Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP) If you are prescribing a patient a course of opioids that will last longer than 14...
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Learn more about the Transforming Clinical Practice Initiative

May 15, 2016
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is working to implement policies to improve the health and well-being of Americans. It recently announced its latest initiative, called the Transforming Clinical Practice Initiative (TCPI), to provide assistance to clinicians to improve care...
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Congratulations Dr. Mbanu!

Apr 11, 2016
Virginia Health Information (VHI), a Richmond-based nonprofit health data organization, has named new officers and executive committee members, including new President Ibe Mbanu, M.D., M.B.A., M.P.H. of Bon Secours Virginia. Please join the Medical Society of Virginia (MSV) in congratulating Dr...
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VHI Announcement

Apr 11, 2016
Virginia Health Information (VHI), a Richmond-based nonprofit health data organization, has named new officers and executive committee members, including new President Ibe Mbanu, M.D., M.B.A., M.P.H. of Bon Secours Virginia. Please join the Medical Society of Virginia (MSV) in congratulating Dr...
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MSV Recognizes Thomas Eppes

Apr 4, 2016
For the fourth year, the Medical Society of Virginia (MSV) gave patients and physicians across Virginia the chance to honor their favorite physicians in its Doctors’ Day Facebook campaign. MSV is proud to present this year’s recognition to Thomas Eppes Jr., M.D., the 2016 Doctors’ Day winner. Dr...
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Leadership. Teamwork. Collaboration.

Mar 11, 2016
Leadership. Teamwork. Collaboration. Dig into any flourishing business and you will inevitably stumble on these terms as the keys to their success. But how do you not only learn but effectively apply these skills in your environment? The partnership of Medical Society of Virginia Foundation (MSVF...
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Doc RxRelief

Mar 10, 2016
DOC RxRelief helps Virginians without prescription insurance get the medications they need for free. DOC RxRelief Patient Advocates help the patients and the referring practice navigate the often complicated process of applying to Patient Assistance Programs (PAPs). The program utilizes The...
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The Physicians Foundation

Mar 7, 2016
The Physicians Foundation, a non-profit organization that seeks to empower physicians to lead in the delivery of high-quality, cost-efficient health care, is launching its fourth national Survey of America’s Physicians, one of the largest physician surveys ever undertaken in the United States. The...
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